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FZNT25 KWNM 180949
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
549 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT SE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
TODAY...AS AREAS OF LOW PRES PASS NE ALONG THE FRONT. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TONIGHT INTO FRI...AND THEN
MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD INTO THE WATERS N OF THE FRONT FRI INTO SAT...THEN WEAKEN
SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW IS EXPECTED TO FORM OFF THE CAROLINA COAST
SAT NIGHT INTO SUN...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE AWAY FROM THE AREA
SUN INTO MON. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST
FROM THE W LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA
MON INTO MON NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.


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